Aura Annette Atwood Cummings

February 17, 1827–October 12, 1905

Born at Mansfield, Tolland County, Connecticut; daughter of Anna Hartshorn and Elisha Atwood. Died at Salt Lake City. 1 (See Document 2.3)


  1. [1] “Early Church Information File, 1830–1900,” database and images, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2015), Aura A. Atwood. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Sept. 2015), Aura Annette Atwood L8W8-2RK . Derick S. Hartshorn, The Hartshorn Families in America: A Genealogical Study of the Line of Thomas Hartshorn, the Immigrant, of Reading, Massachusetts (Baltimore: Gateway Press, 1997), 160. Benjamin Franklin Cummings, III, comp., The James Cummings Family of Utah: Genealogical and Biographical Record of the Descendants of James Cummings of Dunstable, Mass., Farmington, Maine, and Nauvoo, Illinois (Provo, UT: Benjamin Franklin Cummings, III, 1955), 12. “Utah Death Certificate Index, 1904–1961,” database and images, Utah State Archives (, accessed Sept. 2015); from Utah Department of Health, Office of Vital Records and Statistics, series 81448, file no. 1134/552 (1905), Aura A. Cummings.